MAP03: City of Despair (Realm of Cheogsh)


Realm of Cheogsh maps
This level occupies the map slot MAP03. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP03.
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MAP03: City of Despair is the third and final map of Realm of Cheogsh. It was designed by Shadowman and uses the music track "".


Map of City of Despair
Letters in italics refer to marked spots on the map. Sector, thing, and linedef numbers in boldface are secrets which count toward the end-of-level tally.


Other points of interest[edit]


  1. Get to the first pentagram to step on at the west side, then hop the platforms going west and north to get a soul sphere. (thing 375 via "secret trigger" thing 376)
  2. At the east end, head to either the left or right sides from the intersection and look out the north window. There are translucent platforms here. Hop on them and follow the steps down to a teleporter under the temple. This will take you to the southeast part of the map where you can get another soul sphere and ammo. (sector 840 via "Actor Enters Sector" thing 495 and "secret trigger" thing 477)


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Current records[edit]

The records for the map at the Doom Speed Demo Archive are:

Run Time Player Date File Notes
UV speed
NM speed
UV max
NM 100S
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

The (absence of) data was last verified in its entirety on February 21, 2022.


Map data[edit]

Things 991
Vertices 7689*
Linedefs 8093
Sidedefs 14146
Sectors 1321
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 6527.


This level contains the following numbers of things per skill level:

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